Monthly Archives: August 2017

Grammar For Beginners: All About Nouns By Amanda Patterson

What Are Parts Of Speech? Language is made up of different words with different functions. These words are are known as parts of speech. “In the English language, words can be considered as the smallest elements that have distinctive meanings. … Continue reading

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A Biblical Response to Charlottesville

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If You Grew up in Church….

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Stephen King’s Top 20 Rules For Writers

Image by the USO, via Flickr Commons In one of my favorite Stephen King interviews, for The Atlantic, he talks at length about the vital importance of a good opening line. “There are all sorts of theories,” he says, “it’s … Continue reading

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What Robert E. Lee Wrote to The Times About Slavery in 1858 By JACEY FORTIN

  General Robert E. Lee in May 1869. Credit Library of Congress One day in January, a few years before the Civil War, Robert E. Lee wrote to The New York Times, seeking a correction. The man who would become … Continue reading

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Review of Beneath Copper Falls

      In Colleen Coble’s Beneath Copper Falls, dispatcher Dana Newell escapes to Rock Harbor to break out of an abusive relationship and make a new life. When a desperate friend also finds herself under threat and calls 911 … Continue reading

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Review of Forensic Faith

In his book, Forensic Faith: A Homicide Detective Makes the Case for a More Reasonable, Evidential, Christian Faith, J. Warner Wallace relies on his law enforcement skills and applies them to the field of Christian apologetics. Wallace argues that Christians … Continue reading

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